Douglas Albert Brownridge passed away peacefully at age 99 with his wife Norma and son Don by his side. Growing up In Bloor West Village in Toronto, he was a product of Humberside C.I., later settling in Etobicoke. During the war, he became a skilled flight officer. Post war he joined his father running ET Brownridge & Co real estate and property management business. Dad held positions as president of the Toronto Real Estate board, Director on OREA/CREA.
Summers found him at the family cottage and winters skiing into his early 80s.
A respected and gentle man, loved by all who knew him.
Thank you to the staff at The Village of Humber Heights, Etobicoke. He was preceded in death by his parents Earl and May Brownridge (nee Bennett) his sibling Alan (Patricia); Joyce (nee Semple), mother of his children “Jim” (Linda), Granddaughter Katrina Maheu (Patrick) and “Don” (Robin), Grandson Jeremy (Jackie).
He is survived by his wife Norma (Hollingsworth); stepchildren Tom (Linda), Doug, Brad, Reid and 7 grandchildren.
Douglas will be interred in a private ceremony at Park Lawn Cemetery, followed by a celebration of life with family and friends at a later date.